2016 Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21

The Internet Security Threat Report provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. The report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape.

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Emerging Threats

Severity Name Type Protected
Trojan.Snifula!gm Trojan 08/26/2016
Ransom.Fantom Trojan 08/26/2016
Ransom.Tearhide Trojan 08/26/2016
Downloader.Pirpi!g1 Trojan 08/25/2016
Ransom.Purge Trojan 08/25/2016

Emerging Risks

Type Name Discovered
Potentially Unwanted App PUA.DriverFinder 08/26/2016
Potentially Unwanted App PUA.iSharpRegCleaner 08/26/2016
Adware Adware.ZombieInvasion 08/26/2016
Adware Adware.SocialReviewer 08/26/2016
Potentially Unwanted App PUA.DesktopWeatherSvc 08/25/2016

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